National Philoptochos Society
To promote charitable, benevolent and philanthropic outreach to preserve the sanctity of life and family and to perpetuate and promote our Orthodox faith and traditions." Click here to read more...
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National Philoptochos Ministry Commitments
The National Philoptochos Ministry Commitments are the heart and soul of Philoptochos. All chapters are urged to continue their generous support for these vital national ministries.The Commitments for September are as follows:
Hellenic College Holy Cross Scholarship Fund
Scholarships are awarded to worthy and dedicated students, both men and women at Hellenic College and seminarians at Holy Cross to assist with tuition expenses. Over the past ten years, thanks to all our chapters, a total of $798,700 has been awarded in scholarships including $79,600 in 2014. We thank all the Philoptochos chapters for their commitment to the education of our young adults and future spiritual leaders.
Retired Clergy and Widowed Presvyteres Benevolent Fund
This Fund was established in 1988 to provide support for retired clergy and widowed presvyteres who face financial challenges. Over the past ten years, thanks to all our chapters, a total of $399,000 was donated, including $65,000 in 2014. We thank all the Philoptochos chapters for their commitment to this very important fund.
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National Philoptochos Biennial Convention
July 3-8, 2016 in Nashville, TN